President Schill calls for keeping DACA immigration policy

CSWS joins President Schill in support of his statement about DACA.
Source: President Schill calls for keeping DACA immigration policy | Around the O
September 5, 2017 – 9:42am
UO President Michael H. Schill sent the following message to the campus community Sept. 4 in anticipation of changes to federal immigration policy:
Members of the University of Oregon community,
President […]

CSWS Noon Talk: Eileen Otis

[ October 20, 2017; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Conference Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
UO campus

CSWS awarded Eileen Otis a 2017 CSWS Faculty Research Grant in support of her research on “Women, Wal-Mart and Labor Resistance in China.”

An associate professor in the UO Department of Sociology, she is the author of Markets and Bodies: Women, Service Work and the Making of Inequality in […]

Join the Faculty of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies!

CSWS is a proud partner of the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies department, and we invite you to help spread the word about their job opening for an open rank tenure track faculty position for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies.
You can read the full job listing online.

Kristin Yarris Publishes “Care Across Generations Solidarity and Sacrifice in Transnational Families”

Assistant Professor of International Studies Kristin E. Yarris has just published her book, Care Across Generations, with Stanford University Press.
Global inequalities make it difficult for parents in developing nations to provide for their children. Some determine that migration in search of higher wages is their only hope. Many studies have looked at how migration transforms […]

What to Do When White Supremacists March in Your Town

 
We don’t know when the white supremacists might decide to hold a large(r) rally or march on our campus or in the Eugene/Springfield area, but we need to be prepared for when that time comes.
http://www.kzoo.edu/praxis/what-to-do-when-white-supremacists-march-in-your-town
 

Tracey Tsugawa named as new director of UO’s affirmative action office

Source: University welcomes new director of affirmative action office | Around the O

Tracey Tsugawa, currently the Title IX officer at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will be the new director of the UO’s Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity. She is expected to start remotely Oct. 1 and will be on campus by […]